25 Apr

Spring is here!

Spring is here! There have been many places that I have traveled over these Winter months where the arrival of Spring is not a real big deal. In Minnesota, however, the arrival of Spring is right up there with the discovery of a miracle cure. I can’t say that I am that excited, but I am welcoming the […]

28 Oct

one step at a time

There is something so simple and beautiful about fall in Minnesota.  It is extraordinary.  After a busy summer and the remarkable journey to Alaska and back, October has come as a welcomed time to rest and regroup. Alaska was unlike anything I have experienced here in the lower fourty-eight, as they call it. It is […]

12 Aug

the true, the good and the beautiful.

The adventures keep on coming! I truly feel so grateful to be having so many great experiences! Lets start with a month and a half ago at the Pine House Café in Mt. Laguna, CA.  I had back to back shows over my weekend in the mountains!  The Café had a tremendous staff and delicious […]

19 Jun


Last month was very eventful. I went to several Diaconate ordinations of very close friends of mine, played a few concerts locally here in the Twin Cities and traveled to the East coast where I played a few concerts in our nation’s capital and in Virginia Beach for Memorial Day. I also participated in the […]

16 Nov

Pictures from the tour with Ben Harper!

Here are some of the pics I snapped while on tour with Ben Harper, including some shots of him jamming on stage and the inside of his tour bus. I’ll be flying out to LA soon to work on my third album at Ben’s studio.

06 Nov

Wanna play a concert or something?

After being back from the tour with Ben Harper now for a few weeks I’ve realized that it has taken me this long to describe what it was like for me to be on the road with him.  It’s not because there isn’t much to say, but because it is hard to know where to […]

23 Aug

Wave of Grace

This last year has been quite a journey to say the least. It has been filled with extreme lows, followed by extreme highs and everything in between. A little over a year ago now, on August 6th, 2011, my older brother Nick was killed while on a mission in Afghanistan.  He was a Navy SEAL […]